LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI)—LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI)—Igloo Frozen Custard and coffee from Sheepdog Coffee Co. was served at IU Health Arnett's Family Fun Day.
The goal of this event was to raise awareness for a program called Be the Match.
The program is a bone marrow transplant for patients who suffer from diseases that affect bone marrow.
Hosted behind the hospital the day was filled with activities for families. Kids could enjoy a fun run and families could enjoy a 5K run/walk.
There were also many information tables set up around the parking lot such as Be Smart, a public education campaign organization that pormotes gun safety.
Team leader for the event Sarah Roth said this was a great way to inform the public while having fun.
"It's really important for us, we feel a big part of this community and we want to be vested in this community," said Roth. "We saw the need for some more community outreach."
The was the third annual year for the event. It lasted until one.